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Manufacturing executive

Charles Richard Adams, American Manufacturing executive. With United States Navy, 1945-1947. Member Health Industry Manufacturing Association, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Association (director) 1970-1980).

Background

Adams, Charles Richard was born on September 4, 1927 in Frederick, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Oran Bailey and Corin Lucille (Adkins) Adams.

Education

Student, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1945. Bachelor, Baylor University, 1950.

Career

Sales, Endo laboratories, Dallas, 1951-1953;sales, Riker laboratories, Northridge, California, 1953-1955;district manager, Riker laboratories, Northridge, California, 1955-1959;sales manager, Riker laboratories, Northridge, California, 1959-1961;vice president marketing, Riker laboratories, Northridge, California, 1961-1966;president, Riker laboratories, Northridge, California, 1966-1980;chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer, Chad Therapeutics, Inc., Chatsworth, California, 1982-1995.

Religion

The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.

Politics

Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

With United States Navy, 1945-1947. Member Health Industry Manufacturing Association, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Association (director) 1970-1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: wines, food, reading, photography.

Connections

Married Katie Hennen, April 23, 1949 (deceased January 17, 1989). Children: Patrick, Molly Ewing, Cynthia Lawson. Married Janice Marie Whelan, September 22, 1990.

father:
Oran Bailey Adams

mother:
Corin Lucille (Adkins) Adams

spouse:
Katie Hennen

spouse:
Janice Marie Whelan

child:
Patrick Adams

child:
Molly Ewing Adams

child:
Cynthia Lawson Adams